Uttarakhand MTB Challenge 2016 – 2nd Edition

Event Sub HeadingUttarakhand MTB Challenge 2016 - 2nd Edition
Event Start Date2016-04-09

The tourism department of Uttarakhand is going to organized an event name MTB Challenge. Last year it was held on 27th October, that was a great experience for all the participants and audience. 

Over the past head this race is growing immensely and has followed from all across the world. Mountain Biking is also exploring the foothills of Himalayas and also give an example to understand the challenges that mountain lives have.

Uttarakhand MTB Challenge 2016 - IInd Edition

This event will starts from 9th April 2016 to 16th April 2016. All formalities is almost done. The starting point for biking is Nainital and it will end at Mussoorie the queen of hills. Rest of the activities like prize distribution etc. will be held at Dehradun. 

It will be a 9 days events that covers many areas of Uttarakhand like Nainital, Almora, Bageshwar, Chamoli, Rudraprayag, Tehri, Uttarkashi & Dehradun are main districts. This race will be one of the longest race of Asia.

Event Details

DateActivity StartActivity FinishTotal Distance
08-04-2016Participants on site registration at Nainital
09-04-2016NainitalAlmora85 km
10-04-2016AlmoraGwaldam125 km
11-04-2016GwaldamRudraprayag152 km
12-04-2016RudraprayagNew Tehri108 km
13-04-2016Rest day at New Tehri
14-04-2016New TehriChinyalisaur72 km
15-04-2016ChinyalisaurMussoorie86 km
16-04-2016Prize Distribution at Dehradun

Eligibility Criteria For MTB Challenges

Winners of MTB Challenges Season 2

National Category1st - Puma Bahadur Pradhan, Indian Army2nd - Jeganraj D., Indian Army3rd - Kulwinder Ojla, Indian Army

International Category1st - Myagmarsuren Bassankhuu, Mongolia2nd - Thomas Turner, USA3rd - Bayanjargal, Mongolia

Posted by: eUttaranchal/ Brijmohan Bisht
Uttarakhand MTB Challenge 2016 – 2nd Edition Photo
Uttarakhand MTB Challenge 2016 – 2nd Edition